Jazz in Town: Appreciating Jazz!!

(Photo: April is Jazz Appreciation Month) Being Jazz Appreciation Month, we sure have plenty of jazz happenings to appreciate in Buffalo.  Talent abounds from artists who make Buffalo their home and from those now seeing our city as a destination to perform their music. SPECIAL JazzBuffalo Events JAZZBUFFALO’S 5TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY CELEBRATION! Each […]

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Jazz in Town: A Rebirth For Jazz – Happy Easter!

(Photo: Ella Fitzgerald) The rebirth and resurgence of jazz in Buffalo have been going on for the last few years and it continues.  Local, regional, national, and international talent all make Buffalo a jazz destination. At this time, we wish many blessings to you and your families as we observe the joyful Easter meaning. Notable […]

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Rising Jazz Star Anaïs Reno to Make Buffalo Debut on International Jazz Day

April 30, 2022 8:00 pm Live at Seneca One: Anaïs Reno with Pete Malinverni and Julie Kurtzman “The most impressive new jazz singer to appear on the scene since Veronica Swift.” – SCOTT YANO, L.A. JAZZ SCENE “…This is a once in a lifetime voice..“– STEPHEN MOSHER, BROADWAY WORLD Many in the JazzBuffalo Community know […]

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Jazz in Town: Spring Into Jazz!

(Photo: Jazz pianist/composer/arranger Ethan Iverson will be joined by trumpeter Tom Harrell in a special Art of Jazz performance this Friday.) Buffalo continues to be a jazz destination as more jazz artists take note.  This week, we get visits from notable jazz artists and performers.  Read on! Featured Event Art of Jazz | Ethan Iverson […]

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Jazz Legend, Herbie Hancock, to be Awarded, George Peabody Medal

Jazz legend, Herbie Hancock, a 14-time Grammy-winner, and advocate for using culture and the arts to advance peace will receive the George Peabody Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Music in America.   The George Peabody Medal is the highest honor bestowed by the Peabody Institute and has been presented annually since 1980. “It is a true […]

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Northwest Jazz Festival Returns In 2022 With Exciting Lineup Of Jazz Headliners

Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY returns after a two-year hiatus celebrating 20 years. Lewiston, NY – After a two-year unexpected hiatus, the Northwest Jazz Festival in historic Lewiston, NY returns on August 26- 27, 2022.  The event will highlight local, international, and North American jazz artists including Sally Terrell, John di Martino, Stacey […]

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Celebrate “April Is Jazz Appreciation Month” With Special Concerts

In April of 2001, Jazz Appreciation Month was founded by the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.  The annual celebration shines a light on the heritage and contributions of jazz to American History. This year, Jazz Appreciation Month will explore the cross-pollination of Afro-Caribbean music and jazz leading into the formation of Latin jazz. Since […]

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Jazz in Town: Jazz Stars Shine On Buffalo!

(Photo: You can see and enjoy gypsy jazz as the national touring Occidental Gypsy appear at MusicalFare Theatre Premier Cabaret Lounge) The resurgence of Buffalo as a jazz destination continues.  Evidence of that is the appearance of Diana Krall at the UB Center for the Arts this weekend!  Seats are still available: Diana Krall Thursday, […]

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Jazz in Town: Buffalo is a Jazz Music Destination!

(Photo by Jack Zuff: Carina of Carina and the Six String Preacher will be at Jazz in the Pan Am Room this Friday!) As spring begins, we are getting a bursting of jazz happenings in our region.  From our talented jazz musicians in Buffalo and from international jazz artists visiting Buffalo.  Buffalo is fast becoming […]

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Jazz in Town: The Radiant Beauty of Jazz!

(Photo: Saxophonist/composer Remy Le Boeuf visit Buffalo this Friday at Live at Seneca One!) We get a visit from a Grammy Nominated jazz artist as saxophonist/composer Remy Le Boeuf makes a Northeastern Tour stop in Buffalo on Friday, March 18th at 8 pm.  Another great international jazz concert event for Buffalo! Featured Event The next […]

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